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NBC
Sep 21, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. >> tonight's big story, first lady michelle obama is in the state tonight. >> mrs. obama is certainly proving she is one of the most effective campaigners the president has. we're live in morgan state were the first lady is scheduled to speak in just a few minutes. >> the first lady has a packed schedule here in maryland tonight. she arrived here at morgan state university about 30 minutes ago. her fund-raising supporters have been gathering on campus for the past four hours. those supporters have their choice of tickets with prices ranging from $100 to $5,000 to 10 belsen dollars. this visit was announced at -- $10,000. this visit was announced at the end of last month. it is at the murphy fine arts center on campus. it is sold out. mayor stephanie rawlings blake and governor o'malley will be in attendance as well as a lot of everyday marylanders who could not pass up the chance to see the first ladies begin person. >> it is huge. it is huge. they are feeling the love on behalf of all of the hard work the president has done. >> what are you hoping to hear her talk about? >> education, health
NBC
Sep 19, 2012 12:35am EDT
, president obama attended a fund-raiser in new york, hosted by jay-z and beyonce. [ cheers ] michelle is hoping beyonce will get up and sing "all the single ladies." [ laughter ] while obama is worried biden will get up and sing "bootylicious." [ laughter ] he's just worried. "joe, just sit here." this isn't good, you guys, yesterday, olympic snowboarder shaun white was arrested after getting drunk and trashing his hotel room. it was weird. at first, white said he was sorry, but then he did like a total 180. [ laughter ] [ cheers and applause ] get this, you guys, in a new interview, first lady michelle obama said that she doesn't think of her family as famous. yeah, michelle would have said more but she had to go get ready for dinner with jay-z and beyonce. [ laughter ] [ cheers and applause ] isn't that crazy? sounds crazy. listen to this. it was just announced that usher will replace cee lo on the next season of "the voice." [ audience aws ] wow, usher is gonna have some big children-sized shoes to fill. [ laughter ] that is a really -- a lot of pressure. this is insane, three acro
NBC
Sep 7, 2012 7:00am EDT
convention speeches and maybe not the best convention speech of the week, a distinction michelle obama or president clinton could make. because of realities, the president decided that had to trump soaring rhetoric. >> madam chairwoman, delegates, i accept your nomination for president of the united states. >> reporter: facing the political fight of his life, the 44th president of the united states made the case for his re-election, asking americans to stick with him for another four years despite tough economic times. >> our problems can be solved, our challenges can be met. the path we offer may be harder but it leads to a better place, and i'm asking you to choose that future. >> reporter: four years later the president felt he had to appeal to voters exhausted by the tone of american politics. >> i know campaigns may seem small, even sill sly sometimes. trivial things become big attractions. if you're sick of me approving this message, believe me, so am i. >> reporter: but obama pulled no punches when it came to his republican rival. his references to opponent turned him into a pun
NBC
Sep 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
impassioned plea. first lady michelle obama delivers a rousing speech at the democratic national convention. reaching out to women, she gets emotional as she talks about her family. >> my daughters are still the heart of my heart and the center of my world. >> savannah has reaction live from charlotte. >>> scary moments. the newly elected premier of quebec rushed off stage as masked gunman opens fire at a victory rally. this morning at least one person dead, the shooter is under arrest and police are looking for a motive. >>> tennis, anyone? pippa middleton checks out the action at the u.s. open. a trip to new york city that has some wondering if she has a new man in her life today, some wondering if she has a new man in her life today, wednesday, september 5th, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning, everyone. welcome to a split edition of "today" on wednesday morning. i'm matt lauer. >> i'm savannah guthrie at the democratic national convention in charlotte. matt, i was on this floor last night when michelle obama spoke. at times she was fiery.
NBC
Sep 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
with the prime time speech from first lady michelle obama. we're here live. >>> republican vice presidential nominee paul ryan joins us to talk about where he thinks the presidential race is headed and chris sichl that he played fast and loose with the truth. >>> out and about. the prince makes his first public appearance since those naked las vegas pictures surfaced and poked fun at himself. but it was a cheeky 6-year-old who nearly stole the show. >>> the gentle giant, michael clarke duncan, oscar nominated star of "the green mile" died after a heart attack. tributes are pouring in from some of hollywood's biggest names today, tuesday, some of hollywood's biggest names today, tuesday, september 4th, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" tuesday morning, i'm savannah guthrie in charlotte, north carolina. >> i'm matt lauer in new york. savannah, republicans had their moment in the spotlight last week. starting today, down there in charlotte, the democrats will try to grab some of that spotlight for themselves. >> that's right. this conve
NBC
Sep 2, 2012 10:00am EDT
're going to see ann romney, we're going to see michelle obama as two of the most effective figures in this campaign. >> not two of the most, the two most effective campaigners in both campaigns. i don't think there's any question about that. michelle obama will lead it off next week in charlotte for her husband. i happen to believe, and you know the kind of family in which i have been raised, i'm living with all women, and i have been witness to this both in my wife and my daughters and now my grand daughters, i think this is the century of women. i really do believe that. >> hooray! >> there's going to be more gains made by more women across every part of our lives. cultural, political, and economic. and i think that there is even among some republican women out there, that that party doesn't quite buy into that yet. i mean, there are extraordinary achievements made by nikki haley and condi rice and everyone else. but the real issue on this campaign, for women, will be will social issues, or economic issues, will one trump the other? because the social issues are very important to
NBC
Sep 7, 2012 12:35am EDT
for america on the inside. and after last night, a man who had the good sense to marry michelle obama. a beautiful, intelligent, sexy, sexy woman. [ laughter ] by the way, in case you're wondering, my wife hillary is currently in east timor, all the way in asia. [ laughter ] they don't even have tvs there. also, the time difference means that over there, it's already tomorrow. so anything i do tonight technically never happened. [ cheers and applause ] anyway, where was i, right? barack obama. this is important. i want you all to listen closely for the next 20 to 55 minutes. i want to be clear. no president -- not me, nor any president before me -- no one could've repaired all that damage barack obama inherited just four years. who am i kidding? i probably could've done it. [ laughter ] look, i understand that people are still frustrated with today's economy, but president obama's policies are working. jobs are being created, and the economy's growing. trust me. it's growing. you just don't feel it yet. [ laughter ] that's what she said. [ cheers and applause ] the point is we simply
NBC
Sep 28, 2012 12:35am EDT
that they start laughing at me. [ laughter ] and michelle obama goes, "you look so hot. do you want to loosen your tie?" and president obama goes, "didn't you get the memo? it's a barbecue." [ laughter ] and then they pushed me out of the way and i never saw them again. [ laughter ] but here we are. i swear that's true. so here we are, "homeland" season two, it's a very secretive show. can you tell us what this about in season two, or no? or can you set up the show in general? >> the show in general. the show in general is about a tall red headed brit playing a muslim with an american accent trying to blow up the white house. >> jimmy: there you go guys. that's basically what "homeland" is about. [ applause ] >> no. basically -- it's about a returning marine who returns a hero because he's recovered from a hole which he's been in here for eight years. and everyone believes him to be a hero except for claire danes' character, the brilliant claire danes who plays carrie mathison who is a cia agent. she's a little temperamental and volatile, but she believes this guy might have been turned and might
NBC
Sep 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> all right. >> reporter: the new guidelines are supported by first lady michelle obama's campaign against childhood obesity. >> when we're talking about getting kids running around and playing again, it is important to understand that this isn't just about fun and games. this isn't a joke. it's about their health. >> reporter: schools can provide more servings of fruit, vegetables and low-fat milk for students who need additional calories. >> 850 calories is a nice lunch. that's filling. where the kids are saying they are hungry is several hours later for after-school sports and they don't have the energy to be able to do that. >> reporter: the "we are hungry" video has gotten more than 100,000 views since it was posted last week, a strong message from students who find their new lunch program hard to swallow. now in response to the parody a representative for the usda told nbc news the amount of food on a kid's plate is not much different than in years past. it's simply healthier. the new standards were developed using the latest science at the institute of medicine which determi
NBC
Sep 28, 2012 7:00am EDT
. this year that number is expected to rise to as much as 40%, and today when michelle obama goes out to the university of northern iowa, she will be giving a speech, but it's not just a speech, she is also be asking the supporters there to cast their votes nearly on the spot. there's a polling place just a few steps away. >> all right. peter alexander, thank you. >>> for more on this week's events on the campaign trail, we eco-eel look ahead to next week's first debate. tom brokaw is here, david gregory, mott railer of "meet the dress" and chuck todd, the nbc chief white house correspondent. too many titles, we're out of time. the president's closing argument. a two-minute ad he put out in a sign of the campaign, a sign of confidence, chuck, we'll start with you? >> we looked and did some of our own polling, did it the last couple of weeks and among people who say they will vote before election day, the president wins 2-1. that's why they are doing it. all about early voting. half of the battleground states, 50% or more of the voters will vote early, florida, colorado, nevada, north
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